Inspirational Styles and Movements: Volume 1

Inspirational Styles and Movements: Volume 1

As a history buff, avid reader, and devoted television watcher, I wanted to create inspiration boards focusing on periods of style. For this first board, I wanted to share my favorite decade of the 20th century, the 1920s. I was influenced by some of my all-time historical (and historical fiction) favorites: Montgomery’s very own Zelda Fitzgerald, “The Lost Generation,” forgotten mansions of New York’s Millionaire’s Row, The Great Gatsby, and both television series Boardwalk Empire and Downton Abbey… I could seriously keep going. Read more

Indoor vs. outdoor fabric: what’s the difference?

With summer in full swing, you are more than likely splitting your time between enjoying the beautiful weather outside to cooling off in the comfort of your own home. But no matter where you find yourself spending time this summer, you want to be comfortable, and there is usually fabric (and a cold drink) there to make that happen.

You might be thinking, I want to be comfortable, but how do I know what fabric is the right choice for my application? Well, I will attempt to define, explain, and inspire you to choose the right fabric to fit your needs.
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